Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield – May 2020

David’s Summary of Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield Area – May 2020 Headlines Work is expected to start in early May to widen Fremont Avenue from Sunset Street to Battlefield Road to five lanes including 10-foot side path and sidewalk Cherry Street...

Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield – April 2020

David Hutchison’s Summary of Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield Area – April 2020 Headlines Cherry Street from Barnes Avenue to Oak Grove Avenue will have been widened to three lanes with bike lanes and sidewalks by April 10 Construction is underway on...

Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield – March 2020

David Hutchison’s Summary of Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield Area – March 2020 Headlines Construction is underway on Fulbright Springs Trail between Lost Hill Park and David C Murray Park (1.5-mile) with opening expected this Spring. This will result in...

Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield – June 2020

David’s Summary of Bicycle Facility Construction in Springfield Area – June 2020 Headlines Work has begun to widen Fremont Avenue from Sunset Street to Battlefield Road to five lanes including 10-foot side path and sidewalk Construction is underway on Fulbright...

More CoVID-19 Cancellations

Unfortunately, rides continue to fall victim to the coronavirus. The 2nd annual Springfield Brewery tour and the Queen City Century are the two latest. Both are expected to be back next year. While there is no official ride for the brewery tour and no after party, why...

Ibuprofen Use

You may want to consider not using Advil (ibuprofen) while the coronavirus pandemic is ongoing. While I don’t have “official” sources regarding its use and implications with coronavirus, I’ll share this text from someone who appears to. And...

Chili Ride cancelled

Due to concerns with the coronavirus outbreak, Springbike’s BOD has decided to cancel this Saturday’s Chili Ride. While it is unlikely someone with symptoms would feel like riding, the problem is that infected persons are likely spreading the virus before...

Tour de Bass registration opens Feb 18.

Early Bird registration for the Tour de Bass, Oct 4, 2020 will open Feb. 18. If you missed Melissa’s presentation at the January club meeting, you may not be aware that the Tour de Bass is just one event of the overall Bass Pro Fitness Series. Proceeds for all...

US Bike Route 51 Southwest MO Meeting

Thursday, January 30th, 2020 at 4 pm – US Bike Route 51 in Southwest Missouri Coordination Committee Notes provided by David Hutchison SMCOG / Levy/Wolfe Building – 110 Park Central Square, Springfield Attendees: Megan Clark, SMCOG; Ryan Cooper, HSTCC;...